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Some Tax-Free Deals and Events at Baybrook Mall

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Out of the many Baybrook Mall events in Friendswood, this one may just be our favorite. This is the weekend when you can save loads of money, then hang out on the lawn with a nice dessert waffel to reward yourself for making it out of the Tax-Free craze with all of your limbs and sanity intact. Here’s a rundown of the need-to-knows on eligible items for this sale, and a round-up of this weekend’s deals at West Ranch’s favorite local shopping center –

Tax-Free Eligible Items:

1. Nonathletic clothing and footwear under $100

  • Tennis shoes and jogging suits qualify for the exemption

2. Backpacks (including messenger bags and backpacks with wheels)

  • Up to 10 backpacks per seller

3. School Supplies

  • Binders, Calculators, Crayons, Erasers, Folders, Legal Pads, Lunch Boxes, Markers, Notebooks, Paper (excluding printing paper), Pencils, Pens, Rulers, etc. For a full list of eligible school supplies, see the Texas Comptroller list

Information about Tax-Free Eligible Items on Special Purchases: 

If purchasing school supplies on a business account, a exemption certificate is required.

  • A exemption certificate is a properly completed Form 01-339 (Texas Sales and Use Tax Exemption Certificate) that must be given to the seller

*For more information on Texas’s Qualifying Tax-Exempt items, visit the Texas Comptroller website

Parents, Baybrook Mall is hosting a Free Pop-Up Experience this weekend for you and your kids, too. Presenting Cinnamon Toast Crunch's, The Cinnaverse! 

Near Dillard's and Zara

Friday, August 9 from 2:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, August 10 from 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Sunday, August 11 from 12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

More information on the website here

While you're immersing yourself in the Cinnamon Toast Crunch experience, you can plan out the rest of your shopping trip for the weekend. Here are some Baybrook Mall sales to note. Teachers, there are sales to celebrate all that you do, too! – 

1. Aeropostale: Buy More Save More:

  • Take $10 off your purchase of $50
  • Take $15 off your purchase of $75
  • Take $25 off of your purchase of $100
  • Now – Thursday, August 15

2. Altar’d State:

  • BOGO 50% all tops and all denim
  • Free Scents with your $75 purchase
  • 2 for $40 tees and tanks
  • Now – August 10

3. Anthropologie:

  • Teachers get 20% in-store
  • Now – October 6

4. Attic Salt:

  • BOGO 50% off on T-Shirts
  • All apparel and backpacks are tax-free
  • August 8-12

5. J.Jill:

  • 30% off your entire purchase
  • Now – August 11
  • Teachers get and extra 10% off with valid employee ID
  • Now – September 8

6. Lane Bryant: 

  • 15% off for Teachers with valid school ID or pay stub
  • Now to Saturday, August 31

7. LensCrafters: 

  • Save 50% off your glasses if you’re 20 years of age or younger
  • Now to Monday, September 2

8. Vera Bradley:

  • 25% off on Back-to-School essentials
  • Now – August 13